Private 2.5 Hour Tour of St. Peter’s Basilica with Popes’ Tombs & Dome Access

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon2 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Unique, private in depth visit of the most famous church in the world with special fast track entry to beat notorious hours-long lines with access to St. Peter's Dome, the Tombs of Popes and exclusive visit of Vatican City behind the Vatican Walls and Swiss Guards check points.

optional admission to elevator to St. Peter's roof at Euro 10/adult and Euro 5/child

Departure Point

Via della Conciliazione, 51, 00193 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

8:30 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Square
Visit of St. Peter's Square with Bernini Colonade and the Egyptian obelisk. View from the square of Pope's Balcony where the Pope offers "Urbi and Orbi" blessing and the view of the Sistine Chapel roof and the spot from where the smoke comes announcing the new Pope's election.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Trip by elevator or walking to St. Peter's roof for the view of the church interior from the balcony of the Dome and steps to the top of Michelangelo's Dome for breathtaking view of Vatican City and Vatican Gardens
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Visit of St. Peter's Interior with works of Bernini and Michelangelo including the Pieta. IMPORTANT ! We guarantee express entry to St. Peter' Basilica even if there are very long lines at St. Peter's Square.
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Visit of Popes' Tombs under St. Peter's Basilica including the area of St. Peter's Tomb.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vatican City
Special visit of interior of Vatican City (closed to general public) with view of Pope Audience Hall and visit of Vatican Cemetery on site of ancient Nero's Circus and the sight of St. Peter's crucifixion.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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